Women’s Lacrosse Takes Care of Augsburg

Women’s Lacrosse Takes Care of Augsburg

Pictured with the Sewanee women's lacrosse team is Bill Sullivan (C'73)

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - The Sewanee women's lacrosse team improved to 4-0 with a 15-2 victory over Augsburg Saturday night inside the Edor Nelson Field.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Sewanee (4-0) 15, Augsburg (0-1) 2
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HOW IT HAPPENED
-Sewanee sprinted out to a 7-0 lead in the first 15 minutes of the contest. In the span, Kelly Thomsen scored twice.

-After Augsburg scored its first goal with 7:25 left in the opening half, Sewanee finished the period with three more goals, two by Mary Kate Myers, to lead 10-1 at the break.

-Grace Zechman scored two of the team's five goals in the second half.

SEWANEE KEY STATISTICS
-Mary Kate Myers and Grace Zechman recorded a hat trick each in the win. Zechman added two assists.

-Grace Fulton won seven of the team's 11 draw controls and forced four ground balls.

-Brianna Young (2-0) saved one shot in 19:54, as the Tigers goalkeepers limited the Auggies to eight total shots.

-Sewanee finished the night 19-of-20 on clear attempts.

AUGSBURG KEY STATISTICS
-Christina Nelson and Allie Tuccitto each scored a goal for the Auggies.

-Maddie Sevkora (0-1) saved nine shots in full time.

UP NEXT
The Tigers will look to wrap up play in Minnesota Sunday with a neutral site matchup against Wisconsin-River Falls.